Mental health charity hit by funding crisis to close 

A CHARITY that has helped thousands of people cope with mental health problems is closing due to shortage of money to run its services. Woking Mind has announced it will shut down... Read more »

Furniture shop closure blamed on town centre disruption

A WOKING furniture shop is closing after nearly 30 years, which the owners blame mostly on disruption from the town centre redevelopment. Broadway Furniture Centre, near the railway station, was opened in... Read more »

Pressing ahead with printing works’ closure

AT one time Unwins’ printing works at Old Woking employed up to 200 people, but these photos show it during its final days after the presses fell silent. Richard Christophers, an archivist... Read more »

Charity forced to close home-visiting service due to funds shortfall

A CHARITY that has been providing vital social contact for older people during the COVID-19 pandemic has run out of money for its befriending services in the Woking area. Friends of the... Read more »

Surrey Chambers of Commerce close Woking office

SURREY Chambers of Commerce shut the doors to its Woking office on Monday, saying it will remain closed until further notice. “All Chamber staff will be working from home after this date,... Read more »

Treasure Cove childcare centre to close

A WOKING childcare centre is to close weeks after it raised more than £400 for charity at a concert of music, dance and drama, performed by staff members. The concert, by Treasure... Read more »

Teachers’ union seeks compensation deals after Oakfield School closure

A TOP teachers’ union is seeking compensation packages for sacked staff members following the sudden closure of Oakfield School in Pyrford. The private institution in Coldharbour Road closed its doors on 96... Read more »